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Viramune XR

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Viramune XR




Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

There is no known antidote for nevirapine overdosage. Cases of immediate-release VIRAMUNE overdose at doses ranging from 800 to 1800 mg per day for up to 15 days have been reported. Patients have experienced events including edema, erythema nodosum, fatigue, fever, headache, insomnia, nausea, pulmonary infiltrates, rash, vertigo, vomiting and weight decrease. All events subsided following discontinuation of immediate-release VIRAMUNE.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

VIRAMUNE XR is contraindicated:

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 4/7/2017

Overdosage
Contraindications

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